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Human Rights, Equity & Accessibility

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Human Rights, Equity & Accessibility

News and Events

CHREA News

New - CHREA Virtual Office Hours! Every Wednesday from 1:00-2:30 p.m. starting January 24, 2018.

Are you a staff or faculty member with a question about accessible document creation? Let CHREA assist you through a video conference (Zoom) meeting during Virtual Office Hours. Please contact Andrea Walsh to obtain a link to connect to a Zoom video conference.


Emergency Response Information

Are you a staff or faculty member with a disability? Do you need information or support related to managing emergency situations? If so, please visit our Emergency Response Information page and consider filling out the Emergency Response Form for employees!


CHREA Events

Upcoming Events

Accessible Document Support/Training

CHREA Virtual Office Hours have been extended until July 25, 2018! Come visit us virtually on Wednesdays from 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

May 2018

  1. May 2, 2018 - Creating Accessible Microsoft PowerPoint and Excel Documents - Zoom Videoconference @ 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  2. May 8, 2018 - Creating Accessible PDF Documents with Adobe Pro - Zoom Videoconference @ 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. 
  3. New! - May 10, 2018 - Creating Accessible PDF Forms with Adobe Pro - Zoom Videoconference @ 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 
  4. May 16, 2018 - Creating Accessible PDF Documents with Adobe Pro - Gzowski College Room 105 @ 10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
  5. May 17, 2018 - Creating Accessible Microsoft Word Documents and Forms - DNA Building Room C102 @ 10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
  6. May 24, 2018 - Creating Accessible Microsoft PowerPoint and Excel Documents - DNA Building Room  C102 @ 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  7. May 29, 2018 - Creating Accessible Microsoft Word Documents and Forms - Zoom Videoconference @ 10:00 a.m - 11:15 a.m. 

June 2018

  1. June 26, 2018 - Creating Accessible PDF Documents with Adobe Pro - Gzowski College Room 106 @ 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

July 2018 

  1. New! - July 5, 2018 - Creating Accessible PDF Forms with Adobe Pro - Gzowski College Room 106 @ 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 
  2. July 9, 2018 -  Creating Accessible Microsoft Word Documents and Forms - Otonabee College Room 219 @ 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. 
  3. July 11, 2018 -  Creating Accessible Microsoft PowerPoint and Excel Documents - Otonabee College Room 219 @ 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m
  4. July 17, 2018 - Creating Accessible Microsoft PowerPoint and Excel Documents - Zoom Videoconference @ 11:00 a.m. -12::00 p.m. 
  5. July 17, 2018 -  Creating Accessible Microsoft Word Documents and Forms - Zoom Videoconference @ 2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. 
  6. July 27, 2018 - Creating Accessible PDF Documents with Adobe Pro - Zoom Videoconference @ 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 
  7. July 27, 2018 - Creating Accessible PDF Forms with Adobe Pro - Zoom Videoconference @ 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. 

Past Events:

  • Creating Accessible PDFs with Adobe Pro: November 2017
  • CHREA Positive Space Training: November 2017. 
  • Accessible PowerPoint and Excel Files: October 2017.
  • Know Your Rights: Accessibility and Accommodations at Trent University.
  • CHREA presents 'Trans in the 21st Century: Roots, Emergence, and Direction'
  • AODA: Customer Service Certification.
  • CHREA @ Orientation Week.
  • Trent's CHREA presents 'Embracing Difference in Difficult Times - Rights, Faith, Identity and Muslims'
  • Accessible Documents workshop
  • Black History Month events 2016
  • Enabling Accessibility Grant celebration